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  • The Decline of Nation-States after the Arab Spring

    The Rise of Communitocracy

    By Imad Salamey

    Surveying the causes of the Arab Spring, and revealing the governing trends arising from it, this book examines various international relation theories through the lens of the experiences of the countries in the Middle East and North Africa region. It takes the events of the Arab Spring as an…

    Hardback – 2016-11-08 
    Routledge

  • Law and the Management of Disasters

    The Challenge of Resilience

    Edited by Alexia Herwig, Marta Simoncini

    Disasters raise serious challenges for contemporary legal orders: they demand significant management, but usually amidst massive disruption to the normal functioning of state authority and society. When dealing with disasters, law has traditionally focused on contingency planning and recovery. More…

    Hardback – 2016-11-07 
    Routledge
    Law, Science and Society

  • South African Homelands as Frontiers

    Apartheid’s Loose Ends in the Postcolonial Era

    Edited by Steffen Jensen, Olaf Zenker

    This book explores what happened to the homelands – in many ways the ultimate apartheid disgrace – after the fall of apartheid. The nine chapters contribute to understanding the multiple configurations that currently exist in areas formerly declared "homelands" or "Bantustans". Using the concept of…

    Hardback – 2016-11-04 
    Routledge

  • The Handbook of Federal Government Leadership and Administration

    Transforming, Performing, and Innovating in a Complex World

    Edited by David H. Rosenbloom, Patrick S. Malone, Bill Valdez

    Public management is context dependent, rather than generic. That may sound obvious, but in the late 1920s through the 1930s, a dominant strand of thought considered public administration to be a ‘single process,’ wherever practiced. Today by contrast, federal administration is distinguished from…

    Hardback – 2016-11-02 
    Routledge
    ASPA Series in Public Administration and Public Policy

  • Managing Local Economic Development

    Concepts and Practices

    By K. Tom Liou

    Managing Local Economic Development introduces key concepts and strategies necessary for the successful development of local economies. It presents a complete analysis of local economic growth through the examination of several areas of development, including planning, assessment, finance,…

    Hardback – 2016-11-01 
    Routledge
    Public Administration and Public Policy

  • Lebanon after the Syrian Withdrawal

    External Intervention, Power-Sharing and Political Instability

    By Ohannes Geukjian

    Lebanon experienced serious instability and ethno-national conflict following the Syrian withdrawal in 2005 compounded by the Arab Spring which led to regional instability and civil war in Iraq and Syria. Why did consociational democracy fail? Was failure inevitable? What impact could external…

    Hardback – 2016-11-01 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Global Public Policy and Administration

    Edited by Thomas R. Klassen, Denita Cepiku, T. J. Lah

    The Routledge Handbook of Global Public Policy and Administration is a comprehensive leading-edge guide for students, scholars and practitioners of public policy and administration. Public policy and administration are key aspects of modern societies that affect the daily lives of all citizens.…

    Hardback – 2016-10-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • The Politics of Evidence

    From Evidence Based Policy to the Good Governance of Evidence

    By Justin Parkhurst

    There has been an enormous increase in interest in the use of evidence for public policymaking, but the vast majority of work on the subject has failed to engage with the political nature of decision making and how this influences the ways in which evidence will be used (or misused) within…

    Hardback – 2016-10-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Governance and Public Policy

  • The Public Policy Process

    7th Edition

    By Michael Hill, Frederic Varone

    The Public Policy Process is essential reading for anyone trying to understand the process by which public policy is made. Explaining clearly the importance of the relationship between theoretical and practical aspects of policy-making, the book gives a thorough overview of the people and…

    Paperback – 2016-10-24 
    Routledge

  • Emotional States

    Sites and spaces of affective governance

    Edited by Eleanor Jupp, Jessica Pykett, Fiona M. Smith

    What is the political allure, value and currency of emotions within contemporary cultures of governance? What does it mean to govern more humanely? Since the emergence of an emotional turn in human geography over the last decade, the notion that our emotions matter in understanding an array of…

    Hardback – 2016-10-24 
    Routledge

  • Praxeological Political Analysis

    Edited by Michael Jonas, Beate Littig

    With the interest in practice theory and praxeology on the rise, praxeology can be considered an emerging new methodological as well as theoretical paradigm which successfully overcomes epistemological dichotomies of conventional approaches. The articles in this volume serve as starting points for…

    Hardback – 2016-10-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Disability Rights Advocacy Online

    Voice, Empowerment and Global Connectivity

    By Filippo Trevisan

    Disability rights advocates in the United Kingdom and the United States recently embraced new media technologies in unexpected and innovative ways. This book sheds light on this process of renewal and asks whether the digitalization of disability rights advocacy can help re-configure political…

    Hardback – 2016-10-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Global Information, Politics and Society

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